MINISTERS OF CARE

A group of men and women, who visit parishioners in their homes or nursing/care centers, for prayer and personal contact.

Meetings: Meetings are scheduled as needed.

Contact: Susan Wiegers, 233.4606

ST. VINCENT DE PAUL SOCIETY

Cathedral parishioners meet to address the social concerns of our own parish as well as those of our neighbors, by reaching out to the poor and lonely. By coordinating and working with various support agencies and faith communities, they seek ways to involve parish members in works of mercy. The SVdP Cathedral Food Pantry provides food, spiritual and financial aid and clothing to people who live in our area. The SVdP Breakfast for the Needy and Lonely provides a hot breakfast every Saturday in the Cathedral School Café.

Contact: Diane Hermann, 698.4563

PRO-LIFE

Whoever wishes to pray and work for the pro-life movement is encouraged to attend the First Saturday Mass at 8:00 A.M. every month. After each Mass the group gathers, plans for upcoming events, and sometimes caravans to the local abortion facility to pray. Other pro-life activities include the March for Life in Washington, D.C., the Life-Chain, and 40 Days for Life.

Contact: Doug Lugge, 476.9505

PLAY AND PRAY

Play and Pray is an opportunity for mothers and their children to meet twice a month to share the sacred, challenging and rewarding aspect of their lives, building friendships for themselves and their children. The group supports and affirms the role of motherhood with several educational speakers. Educational activities are also planned for the children.
Ages: newborn to age five.

Contact: Aldara Henderson, 277.4264

WELCOMING COMMITTEE

The Welcoming Committee contacts all new parishioners of the Cathedral Parish and helps them to feel welcome in our parish. They inform new parishioners of the various organizations and activities within the parish and invite them to become active parishioners.

Contact: Margie Schwartz, 235.3102

NOTRE DAME ACADEMY ATHLETIC CLUB

Anyone interested in sports or parents who have children involved in sports teams at our Parish School. The club schedule sporting events, run concession stand, schedule workers for home sports events, run tournaments and raise funds to pay the budget of a complete year of school sports.

Meetings: Scheduled as needed.

Contact: Amy Gould, President, 239.6318

Contact: Christine Phillips, Athletic Director, 239.6437

BEREAVEMENT LUNCHEON COMMITTEE

This committee is a friend to families in their hour of sorrow. The Funeral Luncheon Committee can prepare a luncheon after a Cathedral funeral, with prior arrangements.

Contact: Shirley Deitz, 235.1003

Contact: Jane Riess, 233.5385

QUILTERS

The Cathedral Quilters is a group of women who work together create beautiful quilts. All money raised goes directly to the parish.  This group is taking a break for the winter and will begin again in the Spring of 2016.

Meetings: No Meetings

Contact: Josie Weiler, 234.1166

ROSARY MAKERS GUILD

The Cathedral Rosary Makers Guild makes rosaries for the Missions, for the homebound, for those in the hospital and nursing homes as well as more elaborate rosaries for special occasions.

Meetings: The Rosary Guild meets on Friday mornings from 9:30 A.M.-Noon in the Undercroft.

Contact: Marilyn Neumeyer, 234.6293

TOUR GUIDES

Tour guides are members of the Cathedral of Saint Peter who are called upon to give tours of our Cathedral at various times of the year.

Meetings: Training is provided for volunteers.

Contact: Josie Weiler, 234.1166

SACRED HEART PRAYER CHAIN

The Sacred Heart Prayer Chain solicits prayers for people who call them with a special prayer request.

Meetings: No meetings

Contact: Nick Lang, 213.6391

ROSARY LEADERS

The Rosary Leaders pray the Rosary prior to Masses for the various needs of our parish family, and particularly for vocations. We invite volunteers to lead the Rosary before Saturday 4:00 P.M. Mass, 8:00 & 10:30 A.M. on Sundays.

Contact: Nick Lang, 234.2515

EUCHARISTIC APOSTLES OF THE DIVINE MERCY

The Eucharistic Apostles of the Divine Mercy cenacle members pray and study the Bible, the Catechism of the Catholic Church, and Sister Faustina’s Diary. They promote reciting “The Divine Mercy Chaplet” during the Eucharistic Adoration for the sick and dying. They perform works of mercy locally.

Meetings: The 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at the Cathedral of Saint Peter rectory library.

Contact: Pat Gundlach, 398.1071

Contact: Jim Haider, 234.8586

WEDNESDAY WORK CREW

This group volunteers its services in an effort to conserve expenses and maintain the needs of the parish: carpentry, plumbing, electric and many other skills. However, no skills are required and all are welcome.

Meetings: Every Wednesday from 8:00 A.M.-2:30 P.M.

Contact: Marty Weidenbenner, 234.1166

BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA (TROOP 11)

The Boy Scouts of America is a world brotherhood of boys, ages 11-18 years and their adult leaders. This organization’s purpose is to build leadership, fellowship and loyalty to God and country, as well as physical fitness.

Meetings: Meetings are held at 7:00 P.M. on Tuesday evenings.

Contact: Rob Stock, 236.0919

CUB SCOUTS (PACK 11)

The Cub Scouts is a younger group of the Boy Scouts of America ages 8-10 years and their adult leaders. Cub Scouts teaches them crafts along with the ideals of Boy Scouting, i.e., leadership, physical fitness and citizenship. There are weekly den meetings (smaller groups of boys) which enables a Den Leader to teach crafts and skills. The Webelos (older Cub Scouts) engage in campouts and outings. Cub Scouts teaches boys physical, mental and spiritual development.

Meetings: Meetings are held weekly as determined by the group leader.

Contact: Jeff King

GIRL SCOUTS

Girl Scouts builds girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place. Each troop carries out its own plan of action according to the National guidelines for the age appropriate level. Girl Scouts is for kindergarten through 12th grade girls.

Meetings: Troop Meetings are determined by the leaders at the beginning of each school year.

Contact: Rita Schaefer, 979.5270

KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS

Cathedral of Saint Peter Council #15746

Is a Catholic, family, fraternal, service organization dedicated to making a difference in the areas of faith, community, family, youth and fellowship.  Through its principles of charity, unity, fraternity and patriotism, the Knights of Columbus accomplish many good works in the name of the Church.

Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of each month at 7:00 P.M. in the Undercroft.

Contact: Grand Knight: Scott Warren, 530.0682